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#Miscellaneous letters and essays on several subjects philosophical, moral, historical, critical, amorous, &c., in prose and verse : directed to John Dryden, Esq., the Honourable Geo. Granvill, Esq., Walter Moile, Esq., Mr. Dennis, Mr. Congreve, and other eminent men of th' age / by several gentlemen and ladies.#

##Gildon, Charles, 1665-1724.## Miscellaneous letters and essays on several subjects philosophical, moral, historical, critical, amorous, &c., in prose and verse : directed to John Dryden, Esq., the Honourable Geo. Granvill, Esq., Walter Moile, Esq., Mr. Dennis, Mr. Congreve, and other eminent men of th' age / by several gentlemen and ladies. Gildon, Charles, 1665-1724.

##General Summary##

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##Content Summary##

#####Front#####

  1. TO THE HONOURABLE Sir JOHN TRENCHARD, Their Majesties Principal Secretary of State. And one of the Lords of their Majesties most Honourable Privy Council.

  2. THE PREFACE.

#####Body#####

  1. A COLLECTION OF Miscellaneous Essays and Letters.

    _ To JOHN DRYDENEsq

    _ To his Ingenious Friend Mr. George Isaacson, in de•…ence of Personal Reflections.

    _ An Apology for Poetry, in an Essay directed to Walter MoilEsq

    _ To Mr. T. S. in Vindication of Mr. Milton's Paradise lost.

    _ To J. H. Esq In Answer to the Question, Who was the Greatest English-Man.

    _ Cloe to Urania, against Womens being Learn'd.

    _ An Answer to the foregoing Letter in Defence of Womens being Learn'd. URANIA to CLOE.

    _ Some Reflections on Mr. Rymer's Short View of Tragedy, and an Attempt at a Vindication of SHAKESPEAR, in an Essay directed to JOHN DRYDENEsq

    _ The Ingenious and Honourable Theocrine to Theopompus; shewing Her the faithfullest of Lovers, and most Pious of Children.

    _ To ACME, before I had seen her.

    _ To ACME, after I had seen her.

    _ To the Proud Acme.

    _ To the Ingenious URANIA.

    • LETTER I.

    • LETTER II.

    • LETTER III.

    • LETTER IV.

    • LETTER V.

    _ An Essay at a Vindication of Love in Tragedies, against Rapin and Mr. Rymer.

    _ To my Honour'd, Ingenious, and Learned Friend, Dr. Midgely, about SLEEP and its Medicinal Property.

    _ To LUCINDA.

    _ A Short View of Old Rome, in a Letter to URANIA.

    _ To the Charming and Ingenious URANIA.

    _ Of the MOON.

    _ An ESSAY at a Vindication of the Love-Verses of Cowley and Waller, &c. In Answer to the Preface of a Book Intituled, Letters and Uerses Amorous and Gallant.

    _ To my Honoured and Ingenious Friend Mr. Harrington, for the Modern Poets against the Ancients.

    _ TO THE HONOURABLE GEORGE GRANVILEsq

#####Back#####

  1. ERRATA.

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  • Oh, Mr. Jourdain, there is prose in there!

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